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ACHERON: Brazilian Dates With GRAVE Announced

Underground metal madmen ACHERON will support GRAVE on the following dates: Dec. 02 - Sao Paulo/SP, Brazil - Hangar 110 Dec. 13 - Belo Horizonte/MG, Brazil - Bar Brasil Dec. 14 - Porto Alegre/RS, Brazil - Bar Opinião Dec. 15 - [to be announced] Having recently signed to Displeased Records, ACHERON entered the studio on ...

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IGOR CAVALERA's MIXHELL At Brazil's SKOL BEATS: Video Available

Video footage of MIXHELL — the DJ/hip hop/electro project featuring former SEPULTURA and current CAVALERA CONSPIRACY drummer Igor "Iggor" Cavalera and his wife Laima Leyton — performing at the ninth edition of the Skol Beats electronic music festival, which took place September 27, 2008 in São Paulo, Brazil, can be viewed below (featuring a special ...

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KATAKLYSM: 'Blood In Heaven' Video To Debut Next Week

"Blood in Heaven", the new video from Quebec's very own destructive metal force KATAKLYSM, will receive its world premier on Wednesday, November 26. The clip was helmed by renowned Canadian director Max Hebert. KATAKLYSM singer Maurizio Iacono previously stated about the decision to shoot a video for "Blood in Heaven": "A while back ago we ...

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SOULFLY Guitarist MARC RIZZO Schedules Solo Dates

Guitarist Marc Rizzo (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY) has scheduled the following solo dates in December: Dec. 05 - Sonar - Baltimore, MD Dec. 06 - Market St. Music Hall (Vault Stage) - Greensboro, NC Dec. 07 - Club Europa – Brooklyn, NY (free all ages show w/ MERAUDER) Dec. 19 - Plan B - Danville, VA ...

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SEPULTURA To Play Philippines This Month

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA will headline the Red Horse Muziklaban Festival in Manila, Philippines on November 29. The 15,000-capacity event is a local band competion, and since it is its 10th anniversary, the promoters decided to make it special and invite a great international metal band as a headliner. According to the promoters, they chose SEPULTURA ...

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MAX CAVALERA To Guest On 'Liquid Metal' Tonight

Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ex-SEPULTURA) will be the first in-studio guest for the newly merged satellite metal stations (Sirius Satellite Radio's Hard Attack and XM Radio's Liquid Metal). Join host Jose Mangin and Max Cavalera tonight at 6:00 p.m. EST as they break in Liquid Metal with some sick tracks off the latest SOULFLY ...

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VINNIE PAUL Signing DIMEBAG Book: Locations And Times Announced

Former PANTERA and current HELLYEAH drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott will publish a paperback photo book/DVD on his late brother, PANTERA guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, on November 18 via Vinnie's Big Vin label. Entitled "He Came To Rock", the book will contain over 400 pictures of Dimebag along with a biography of his life written by ...

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SEPULTURA Performs At LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS; Video Available

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA were one of the featured musical guests at last night's (Thursday, November 13) ninth annual Latin Grammy Awards 2008. They performed a cover of "Girl From Ipanema" and a new song called "We've Lost You" from their upcoming album "A-Lex". Watch the performance below. The ninth annual Latin Grammy ceremony was held ...

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VELVET REVOLVER's SORUM Comments On MITCH MITCHELL's Passing

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES drummer Matt Sorum has released the following statement regarding the passing of Mitch Mitchell, drummer for the JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE, who was found dead in a Portland hotel room yesterday morning (November 12): "Dear friends and lovers of great rock. Lost the great Mitch Mitchell yesterday. The last surviving member of ...

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EXPERIENCE HENDRIX Comments On MITCH MITCHELL's Passing

Mitch Mitchell, the innovative drummer who anchored the JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE, has died at the age of 62. Mitchell passed away on November 12 in Portland, Oregon of natural causes. The London native had completed an 18-city American tour as a featured performer with Experience Hendrix, a series concert series celebrating the legacy of Jimi ...

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MAX CAVALERA: 'Everybody Knows We Would Like To Have A SEPULTURA Reunion'

Steven Patrick of Uweekly.com recently conducted an interview with Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ex-SEPULTURA). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Uweekly.com: Now that you've reconciled with your brother Igor [ex-SEPULTURA and current CAVALERA CONSPIRACY drummer], do you see a SEPULTURA reunion happening in the future? Max: Well, it's not ...

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SEPULTURA To Perform New Song At LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS In Houston

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA will appear at the ninth annual Latin Grammy Awards 2008 this coming Thursday, November 13. They will perform a new song from their upcoming album "A-Lex". The ninth annual Latin Grammy ceremony will be held at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas and will air live on Univision starting at 8 p.m. ...

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SEPULTURA: More 'A-Lex' Release Dates Announced

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA will release their new album, "A-Lex" (which stands for "no law" or "without law"), via SPV Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Brazil: January 23 UK, Scandinavia, rest of Europe: January 26 USA, Canada: January 27 The CD, which is based on the Anthony Burgess novel "A Clockwork Orange" (later ...

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SEPULTURA To Release 'A-Lex' In January

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA will release their new album, "A-Lex" (which stands for "no law" or "without law"), on January 26, 2009 via SPV Records. The CD, which is based on the Anthony Burgess novel "A Clockwork Orange" (later turned into the classic film by Stanley Kubrick), was recorded at in São Paulo, Brazil at Trama ...

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SOULFLY Guitarist Launches INPSYCHOBLEEDIA

SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY guitarist Marc Rizzo has launched a MySpace page for his newest side project, INPSYCHOBLEEDIA, in which he handles lead guitar and lead vocals. Three songs have already been completed: "Blind Lead The Blind", "Silent Til Disturbed" and "Tortured Mind". INPSYCHOBLEEDIA is: Marc Rizzo - Guitar, Vocals Dennis Kimak - Guitar Elo ...

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Reunited AMEBIX To Embark On U.S. Tour

Reunited UK "crust punk" pioneers AMEBIX — whose current lineup includes STONE SOUR/ex-SOULFLY drummer Roy Mayorga — will embark on a short U.S. tour in January 2009. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 22 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent Theater Jan. 23 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent Theater Jan. 24 - ...

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Classic APOCALYPTICA Titles To Be Reissued In December

In support of the Finnish cellists APOCALYPTICA's forthcoming headline tour in December, Spinefarm Records UK will be giving an official UK release to two classic titles from the band's ever-expanding catalogue: 2006's "Amplified" collection and 2005's "Apocalyptica" — the studio album that saw the band inviting other artists into their domain to truly dazzling effect. ...

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